A quick wordpress skills memo

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Introduction to wordpress


The best practice is to use a password manager like KeePass (free & open source), otherwise , use a unique passwords for every service. b in 2019 is 16 characters long, mixing upper and lower case letters, including numbers and special characters

Users’ roles

  • The Administrator has access to all the features within a single site.
  • The Editor can publish and manage posts including the posts of other users.
  • The Author can publish and manage their own posts.
  • The Contributor can write and manage their own posts but cannot publish them.
  • The Subscriber can only manage their profile.

The dashboard

Usually, to assess the dashboard go to yourdomain.com/wp-admin. But at cobra network we use a more secure, customized URL. You can use the various menu options in the sidebar

Pages vs posts

Posts are blog content listed in a reverse chronological order (newest content on top). Pages are static , timeless entities such as the “about” page.

Gutenberg blocks

The “plus” icon lets you select Gutenberg blocks and add them to your post or page. They are easy to configure, as “Heading”, “Paragraph”, “List”, etc. You can move them up and down and save them for further use.

What is a “Page Builder”

Page Builder by SiteOrigin is a plugins useful for creating layout templates or breaking out the page into responsive columns. The content is organized by rows. every row can contain one or several widgets, both are customizable and reusable.

Creating A New Blog Post :

Dashboard>Posts>Add New

Working with text

How to ad a text to a page
How to edit an existing text
How to format text
Search engines optimisation

Working with images

Adding, editing and deleting Images
Using Featured Images and Post Thumbnails
Alt Text
Use Images Effectively
Images and Galleries

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